MHG55545 - Shell midden - Ashaig 2


A shell midden was recorded during the Scotland's First Settlers Project.

Type and Period (1)

  • SHELL MIDDEN (Unknown date)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

NG62SE 34 6871 2424 and 6866 2420
The following sites were recorded between January and September 1999 as part of the Scotland's First Settlers Project. A full report has been lodged with the NMRS.
NG 6866 2420 Ashaig 2 Open midden.
B Finlayson, K Hardy and C Wickham-Jones 1999

Shell midden between enclosure wall of cemetery, to east of postulated chapel site, and Tobar Ashik.
Alternate name: Ashaig <1>

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Grid reference Centred NG 6866 2420 (20m by 20m)
Map sheet NG62SE
Geographical Area SKYE AND LOCHALSH
Civil Parish STRATH

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